statvfs clearance

Cameron Simpson cs at
Mon Apr 6 04:54:49 CEST 2009

On 04Apr2009 03:56, Sreejith K <sreejithemk at> wrote:
| Python's statvfs module contains the following indexes to use with
| os.statvfs() that contains the specified information
| statvfs.F_BSIZE
|     Preferred file system block size.
| Can anyone tell me (or give me some links to know) what are these
| values ? The first three I know, I need to know about the rest....

Since os.statvfs is a wrapper for the OS statvfs system call, I would
consult "man statvfs" on your platform. That will tell you about the OS
facility underlying the python library function.
Cameron Simpson <cs at> DoD#743

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